If you liked the work of Pete Seeger, the Chad Mitchell trio, Joan Baez, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Tom Lehrer, Mark Russell, and others like them, you’ll thoroughly enjoy meeting and listening to Tom Neilson. If you're too young to remember any of these great singers, you'll enjoy Tom’s music anyway.
Coach, historian, and educator, Tom provides a voice for all those who believe in the power of folk music to effect change. His award-winning songs of humor and compassion on 14 Folk CDs have been performed in 21 countries on 5 continents. His lyrics are celebrated for their sophistication, political astuteness, and wit.
Biography: Click on this link to learn about this wonderful songwriter, singer, and political and social activist, and his many awards.
Listen to Tom's Music: Click on this link to visit the SoundClick Web site, with many examples of Tom's music and songs.
Admission: There is no charge for admission. However, a $20 donation is suggested. Parking is free.
If you'd like to talk to Tom before his performance, you should arrive early. If he is preparing with tuning and warming up, we request that you respect that.
Sponsored by the Humanist Association of the Greater Sacramento Area.